Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 0
Attorney Name Anonymous,    
DBP Docket No. 131 DB 2000
Supreme Court Docket No. N/A
Disciplinary Counsel Samuel F. Napoli
Counsel for Respondent
Decision Date 2002-02-25
Effective Date 2002-02-25
Case Digest Respondent was convicted of one count of driving under the influence of alcohol. He was arrested after being involved in a motor vehicle accident with another vehicle.
Rule Violation(s) Rule 203(b)(1), Pa.R.D.E.
Discipline Imposed Private reprimand with one year substance abuse probation.
Points of Law For conviction of driving under the influence of alcohol, in case where lawyer is in recovery, appropriate discipline is private reprimand with substance abuse probation to address alcohol problem of long standing.
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